Mercurius FM & 99LETTERS – Fire [review]

Mercurius FM 99LETTERS - Fire FH5

Up and coming techno artists Mercurius FM and 99LETTERS have released a brand new hard techno single called Fire via Tommie Sunshine’s Brooklyn Fire Records available for free as part of the Fire House 5 compilation. Fire starts off with some hard 909 snares at a brisk 130BPM, which reminds me of artists like 90s Daft Punk and even newer artists like The Partysquad. The track builds with some more percussion and a distorted synthesizer …

Nimbus DeLoud X ALCIA JOSE – Aventador [review]

Nimbus DeLoud X ALCIA JOSE - Aventador

Tommie Sunshine’s Brooklyn Fire Records has a reputation for pushing new and interesting EDM. His latest imprint, Riot House, continues the tradition. While I don’t have much of a taste for the really mainstream sounding stuff, Aventador by Nimbus DeLoud and Alcia Jose seems to enjoy walking the line. It carefully blends popular dance music tastes with a really hard techno sound. The synthesizers offer a fresh twist of aggression over pounding drums. Tribal …